Accountability within medicare?

The Canada Health Act and National Medicare are federal programs conceived of and implemented by the federal government. Why then is health care under provincial jurisdiction?The answer, simply put, is that Jean Chretien’s Liberal government does not have the conviction or ideological fortitude to bear the load alone. They also lack sufficient faith in the… Continue reading Accountability within medicare?

A little something for the ladies

The military, in its obsession with uniformity and order, has tried to tame the last part of the human body currently not dressed in standard-issue apparel: women’s breasts. It seems, as part of the Canadian military’s Clothe-The-Soldier program, some intellectuals figured that a standard military bra, a “combat bra” if you will, would be a… Continue reading A little something for the ladies

White responds

The military, in its obsession with uniformity and order, has tried to tame the last part of the human body currently not dressed in standard-issue apparel: women’s breasts. It seems, as part of the Canadian military’s Clothe-The-Soldier program, some intellectuals figured that a standard military bra, a “combat bra” if you will, would be a… Continue reading White responds

The road to enlightenment

The paranoia that resides in each and every one of us can be a powerful thing–and photo-radar taps right into it. Traditionally, you know when you are caught speeding: the red and blue lights in your rearview mirror make it painfully obvious. With photo-radar, you’re never sure. It could be lurking anywhere, ready to take… Continue reading The road to enlightenment